Most Popular Titles With Location Matching "Amman, Jordan"
1. War Dogs (2016)
R | 114 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Based on the true story of two young men, David Packouz and Efraim Diveroli, who won a $300 million contract from the Pentagon to arm America's allies in Afghanistan.
Votes: 25,081 | Gross: $43.02M
2. Zero Dark Thirty (2012)
R | 157 min | Drama, History, Thriller
A chronicle of the decade-long hunt for al-Qaeda terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after the September 2001 attacks, and his death at the hands of the Navy S.E.A.L.s Team 6 in May 2011.
Votes: 218,994 | Gross: $95.72M
4. Under the Shadow (2016)
PG-13 | 84 min | Horror
As a mother and daughter struggle to cope with the terrors of the post-revolution, war-torn Tehran of the 1980s, a mysterious evil begins to haunt their home.
Votes: 1,129 | Gross: $0.03M
5. The Hurt Locker (2008)
R | 131 min | Drama, History, Thriller
During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.
Votes: 336,743 | Gross: $15.70M
7. Fair Game (I) (2010)
PG-13 | 108 min | Biography, Drama, Thriller
CIA operative Valerie Plame discovers her identity is allegedly leaked by the government as payback for an op-ed article her husband wrote criticizing the Bush administration.
Votes: 38,954 | Gross: $9.53M
8. Rosewater (2014)
R | 103 min | Biography, Drama
Iranian-Canadian journalist Maziar Bahari is detained by Iranian forces who brutally interrogate him under suspicion that he is a spy.
Votes: 8,501 | Gross: $3.09M
10. Rattle the Cage (2015)
96 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
Trapped in a prison cell ("Zinzana") in a remote police station, a man named Talal (Saleh Bakri) is tortured by visions of his beloved ex-wife and son as he waits to hear his fate. When ... See full summary »
11. Born of War (2014)
R | 109 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
After her family is killed, Mina finds out her real father is a terrorist, and behind the killings. To get revenge, Mina works with British Intelligence to take him down.
12. Karbala (2015)
115 min | Drama, War
Year 2004, operation Iraqi freedom. Iraqi rebels loyal to Shiite leader Muqtada Al-Sadr, launched an insurgency. Karbala City Hall is cut off, leaving inside 40 Poles and 40 Bulgarian soldiers with supplies of food and ammo to 24h fight.
14. Captain Abu Raed (2008)
102 min | Drama
When an old airport janitor finds a captain's hat in the trash, he gets pulled into the lives of children in his poor neighborhood. He weaves imaginary stories of his world adventures to offer hope in the face of their harsh reality.
16. The Weather Inside (2015)
100 min | Drama
A luxury hotel in a conflict zone. Development aid worker Dorothea begins an affair with a young drifter, Alec, but what starts as sweet distraction brings her dangerously close to losing control.
19. The United (2012)
96 min | Action, Comedy, Drama
A legendary Egyptian football coach is brought back from retirement by his former star player to train a team of pan-Arab misfits in Jordan to compete against France in order to secure ... See full summary »
20. Sinbad: The Battle of the Dark Knights (1998)
Young Anthony and his grandfather read a magical book about their ancestor Sinbad and become participants in it. Sinbad and wizard Sage must stop evil wizard Bophisto and his minion Nimbus from obtaining the key to all knowledge.
23. Aleqini (2015)
A stranger and a citizen, a poet and a singer. with no land neither homeland. Both are suspended to the unknown fate. It is happening now at this moment to somebody stuck somewhere. humanitarian, philosophical, and political.
25. Be Brave (2016)
Documentary, Adventure, Biography | Post-production
Real footage captures this haunting and inspiring story of filmmaker Daniel Northcott's travels over 9 years, through 42 countries and into the darkness of a Mayan burial chamber where his ... See full summary »
26. Picnic in Gaza (2016)
117 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance | Completed
This tale of unrequited love and intermingled deceit explores the universal dynamics of the invisible subconscious forces at work in close human relationships - and each person's drive for self-destruction - our death wish.
27. Rafea: Solar Mama (2012)
75 min | Documentary
Rafea is a Bedouin woman who lives with her four daughters in one of Jordan's poorest desert villages on the Iraqi border. She is given a chance to travel to India to attend the Barefoot ... See full summary »
30. Undying Dreams (2014)
106 min | Action, Drama, War
Risking his life Mike fled the repressive regime in Iran to live freely in the U.S. Embracing the American dream he becomes a successful businessman and falls in love and marries an ... See full summary »
31. Dinner at the No-Gos (2012)
72 min | Documentary
This documentary project builds on shared experience, before venturing into issues of contention. It presumes that political exchange, compromise and reconciliation can be wrested from ... See full summary »
35. When Monaliza Smiled (2012)
95 min | Comedy, Romance
A romantic comedy about a love story between Jordanian Monaliza, and Egyptian Hamdi, set in present day Amman among a community of nosy stereotypes and quirky characters.
36. Suspended Time 'Zaman Muaalaq' (2014)
58 min | Documentary, Short, History
A collection of 9 short films, SUSPENDED TIME was conceived as a way to understand the status quo of image production 20 years after the signing of the Oslo Accords in Washington, D.C. in 1993.
38. Truth, Lies and Intelligence (2005)
Truth, Lies and INTELLIGENCE chronicles the inside journey from September 11 to the bombing of Baghdad. After scores of interviews with senior intelligence analysts, Iraqi refugees, Arab ... See full summary »
44 min | Documentary, Short
In Jordan, in the heart of the Middle East, Iraqi, Palestinian and Lebanese refugees are working on the filming of Incendies, an adaptation of Wajdi Mouawad's play. Whether extras or ... See full summary »
Director: Anaïs Barbeau-Lavalette
50. Abadan lam nofarekoh (2005)
28 min | Documentary, Short
This hopeful and heartbreaking film offers a unique perspective into the contemporary Iraqi mindset, a complex entanglement of hope, patriotism, pride, fear, anger, and frustration seen ... See full summary »
Director: Ahmed Rashwan